(1918 - 1992)
Will (William) Barnett was active/lived in Pennsylvania, California. Will Barnett is known for modernist still life, figure and portrait painting, teaching.
Biography Will Barnett
The following information was submitted in October of 2006 by Jeanne Jennings, who was married to the artist for the last 28 years of his life:
William Barnett ( called Will) was one of three siblings. All
but Wm. were born in Kiev, Russia. He was born in Philadelphia in 1918 and died in
San Francisco, California in November 1992. He was a professor of painting and drawing
at the University of the Arts, formerly Philadelphia College of Art, and had his studio in
his house on 12th St., Philadelphia, where he also had students on
weekends, until l980. He and wife, Jan, also a teacher, retired and settled in
Kettenpom, California, a rural community in Northern California 45 miles from the nearest
... Displaying 750 of 2798 characters.
also viewed by people who viewed Will Barnett